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Jun. 29, 2016 - Press Release
Job-creating legislation sponsored by Senate President Steve Sweeney and Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) to encourage small-scale and boutique casinos to set up shop in Atlantic City has passed the New Jersey Senate. “The closure of Atlantic City’s four largest casinos put nearly 8,000 residents out of work and far too many are still struggling to get back on their feet,” Senator Kyrillos said...
May. 10, 2016 - Press Release
Legislation sponsored by Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) to streamline the local approval process to make it easier for homeowners to install automatic standby generators to provide electricity during power outages was approved by the New Jersey Senate in a 40-0 vote. The bill, S-204, was prompted by a number of long-term outages in recent years that have increased demand from homeowners for...
Mar. 22, 2016 - Press Release
Senator Kyrillos released the following statement following the terror attacks in Brussels: "This morning's attacks in ‪Brussels‬ were committed by faceless cowards looking to frighten the people of the world. My prayers are with the families of those lost and the people of Brussels." ###
Mar. 16, 2016 - Press Release
The New Jersey Senate unanimously voted to approve legislation sponsored by Senator Christopher “Kip” Bateman and Senator Joe Kyrillos to establish a task force to identify the issues and benefits of school district regionalization. “In a state where there are more school districts than municipalities, regionalization has enormous potential to bolster educational programs and reduce New Jersey’s...
Mar. 7, 2016 - Press Release
The Senate Community & Urban Affairs Committee has approved legislation sponsored by Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) to streamline the local approval process to make it easier for residents to install automatic standby power generators on their homes. The legislation follows a number of long-term power outages in recent years that have impacted New Jersey residents leading to an increased...
Mar. 6, 2016 - Press Release
Senator Kyrillos released the following statement on the passing of First Lady Nancy Reagan: "Today we mourn the loss of the incomparable First Lady Nancy Reagan. Through her elegance and grace, she and President Reagan reinforced our nation's belief in The American Dream. Without her steadfast dedication to her husband and his presidency, our nation would not be that shining city on a hill they...